The Department of Economic Development and Commerce (DEDC) is the leading entity in the executive branch of the Government of Puerto Rico that establishes the vision and public policy of economic development and serves as coordinator and integrator of the strategies and initiatives of its affiliated entities.
Entrepreneurship is the axis of the Strategic Economic Development Plan for Puerto Rico. At the Department of Economic Development and Commerce (DEDC) we are committed to the success of all entrepreneurs, from startups, SMEs, larger-scale companies and large multinationals.
We offer you a series of services and incentives specifically designed for each stage of your business. The development of local companies to create new jobs and generate economic activity is one of the main goals of the DEDC.